Chad Pradelli, Action News on 6abc

Chad Pradelli

Action News on 6abc

Philadelphia, PA, United States

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Recent:
  • Action News on 6abc
Past:
  • ABC 7 Chicago
  • ABC7 Eyewitness News

Recent articles by Chad:

'Roar to the Shore' organizer fears event could be permanently canceled due to Pagans

The "Roar to the Shore" event could be permanently canceled due to the outlaw biker gang, the Pagans, an organizer says. → Read More

Dozens of Philly sanitation employees joined city workers for workplace protections rally

Dozens of demonstrators demanded personal protection equipment, hazard pay and a promise of no cuts or layoffs. → Read More

Guns flashed in Philly virtual classrooms raises many concerns

Day one of virtual learning led to two police investigations, after two students at different high schools allegedly brandished guns during virtual classes. → Read More

Timeshare scammers milked over $40,000 from Montgomery County man

Federal authorities are now investigating after a timeshare scam milked a Montgomery County, Pennsylvania man for over $40,000. → Read More

As new school year begins in Philadelphia, some scramble to get computers

As the new school year began on Wednesday, hundreds of parents and students were at Philadelphia School District Headquarters to grab Chromebooks for virtual learning. → Read More

Despite COVID-19, Philadelphia's real estate market is booming

COVID-19 has pummeled many industries but in Philadelphia, real estate is not one of them. → Read More

Insurance companies denying loss of business claims

Revenues at Chris Peticacis' establishment, TJ's Restaurant and Drinkery, in Paoli is down 60%. Like many businesses he bought interruption coverage to protect against shutdowns that he did not cause himself. → Read More

Environmental group says cancer-causing pesticides lurking in soil at Philly parks

Philly parks are a haven for children, a place to swing and play, but the environmental group, "Non-Toxic Neighborhoods," says cancer-causing pesticides are lurking in the soil. → Read More

Manayunk Brewery battered by COVID-19 pandemic, flooding from Isaias

Tropical Storm Isaias sent gushing water into the Manayunk Brewery in Philadelphia. → Read More

Philadelphia city leaders, business owners keeping close eye on Isaias

The Emergency Operations Center will be open and staffed tomorrow through this storm to respond to and challenges or problem associated with this storm. → Read More

Action News Investigation: Racial Disparities in COVID-19 Testing

Allegations of systemic racism in our health care system are growing louder especially when it comes to disparities with COVID-19 testing. → Read More

Woman's body found in plastic container in Philadelphia's Grays Ferry section

Philadelphia police were investigating a suspicious death in the city's Grays Ferry section on Wednesday morning. → Read More

New Jersey, New York add Delaware to 14-day quarantine list due to spread of COVID-19

Delaware has been added to the 14-day quarantine lists in both New Jersey and New York. → Read More

Action News Investigation: Customers sue Hertz for false theft claims

More customers have come forward saying they have been falsely arrested, and some even jailed, for allegedly stealing cars. → Read More

Preps underway as Philadelphia region enters green phase Friday

Southeastern Pennsylvania is moving to the green phase of Governor Tom Wolf's coronavirus reopening plan on Friday. → Read More

Action News Data: Shootings involving children are up 43% since last year in Philly

Data analyzed by Action News shows juvenile shootings are up 43% compared to last year. → Read More

Some uncertainty as Philadelphia gets ready to enter green phase

An Action News analysis of cell phone data found people are currently moving at roughly half the rate they did pre-COVID-19. An increase is likely in the green phase. → Read More

Philadelphia's Black Youth Arrested at Alarming Rate

Action News and the data team decided to look at FBI statistics on loitering and curfew. → Read More

Some Philly businesses taking reservations ahead of possible ease on outdoor dining restrictions

This order expanding walk-up ordering at food service businesses goes into effect immediately. → Read More

Alleged child pornographer targeted over 100 boys on streaming platform Twitch, DA says

Authorities in Pennsylvania say a man allegedly targeted over 100 boys for child pornography using the streaming platform Twitch. → Read More